Tetragonoderus quadrum (Fabricius, 1792)

Abdel-Dayem, Mahmoud S., Elgharbawy, Ali A., Rasool, Iftekhar, Nagel, Peter & Aldhafer, Hathal M., 2019, The Carabidae (Coleoptera) of Shada Al-A'Ala Nature Reserve, Southwestern Saudi Arabia, with description of a new species of Paussinae, ZooKeys 812, pp. 93-131: 101

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Tetragonoderus quadrum (Fabricius, 1792)


Tetragonoderus quadrum (Fabricius, 1792)  

Material examined.

892 m: 14.II.2014, HP, 1♂; 15.II.2014, LT, 1♀. 1,325 m: 02.III.2015, LT, 1♀; 03.VI.2014, LT, 1♂; 05.VI.2014, PT, 1♀. 1563 m, 17.X.2014, LT,1♀.

General distribution and zoogeography.

ER, ET, GM, MR, SA, SN, SO, TD. AFR species.

Published records.

Jizan ( Mateu 1990). New record for Baha Province.


A rare species which was collected during autumn, winter, and spring from Acacia   thorn woodlands and Barbary fig shrub communities. Mahmoud Abdel-Dayem identified this species.